Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi, has restated the corps’ commitment toward ensuring safer roads ahead of the ember months.

Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC
Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC

The ember months include September, October, November and December and they are characterised by increased vehicular movements due to associated activities before, during and after the yuletide.

Oyeyemi gave the assurance at a Strategy Session for the 12 Zonal Commanding Officers and 37 Sector Commanders in Abuja on Thursday.

He said the senior officers meet annually in August to agree on the focus for ember months and end of year patrol.

 He also stated that the corps would ensure enforcement of speed limiting device for all commercial vehicles.

On number plates’ enforcement for motorcycle and tricycle riders, Oyeyemi said that modalities were on ground to ensure compliance by October 2, 2019.